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Archive of Robert White

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MS. Add. D. 90
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Archive of Robert White:

  1. (fol. 3). 'An Account of Lord Holland's ingenious Designs in Archetecture: And a specimen of His Lordships rare Abilities as an Author and Poet', an anonymous satire by Robert White, dated Kingsgate, June, 1767.
  2. (fol. 9). A few 'Little Anecdotes' and 'Rumours', political and social, forming news letters of 1770.
  3. (fol. 15). A letter from White to bp. Percy, June 4, 1767.


  • Creation: written in A.D. 1767-1770 by R. White


17 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Add. D. 90, fols. 1-2]

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MS. Add. D. 90

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 19881


Archive of Robert White, written in A.D. 1767-1770 by R. White.

Biographical / Historical

Robert White (fl. 1767-1770).

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 29440.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bought at the Percy sale, April 29, 1884 (lot 222).

Physical Facet

On paper


15 1/8 × 10 1/4 in.

Catalogue of the archive of Robert White
EAD version 2020 by Pauline Soum-Paris
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Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom